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Date:      Sat, 11 May 2013 17:03:08 +0300
From:      Alexander Yerenkow <yerenkow@gmail.com>
To:        Vladislav Prodan <universite@ukr.net>
Cc:        freebsd-fs@freebsd.org, freebsd-current <freebsd-current@freebsd.org>, freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: Tell me how to increase the virtual disk with ZFS?
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There's no mature (or flexible, or "can do what I want" ) way to
increase/decrease disk sizes in FreeBSD for now {ZFS,UFS}.
Best and quickest way - to have twice spare space, copy data, create new
sufficient disk and copy back.



2013/5/11 Vladislav Prodan <universite@ukr.net>

>
> I have a Debian server virtual ok with Proxmox.
> In one of the virtual machines is FreeBSD 9.1 ZFS with one disk to 100G.
> Free space is not enough, how to extend the virtual disk without losing
> data?
>
> Add another virtual disk and do a RAID0 - not an option. It is not clear
> how to distribute the data from the old virtual disk to the new virtual
> disk.
>
> The manual of the Proxmox http://pve.proxmox.com/wiki/Resizing_disksFreeBSD is not mentioned :(
>
> You may have to do a Native ZFS for Linux on Proxmox and it will be easier
> to resize the virtual disk for the virtual machines?
>
> --
> Vladislav V. Prodan
> System & Network Administrator
> http://support.od.ua
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-- 
Regards,
Alexander Yerenkow



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